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Miss Merry Christmas Pageant Announced

As part of It’s a White County Christmas the annual Miss Merry Christmas Pageant will be held on November 12, 2016 at the Carmi White County High School Auditorium. Baby Miss Merry Christmas contestants, ages 0-23 months, will take the stage at 1:00 p.m. The Tiny Miss Merry Christmas contestants, ages 2-5 (and not yet in kindergarten), will compete following the baby contestants.

At 6:30 p.m. Little Miss Merry Christmas contestants, students in kindergarten – third grade, will compete on stage. The Junior Miss Merry Christmas contestants, students in grades 4-7, will compete following the Little Miss contestants. The final contest of the evening will be the Miss Merry Christmas contestants for students in grade 8-12.

Those wishing to compete in the Miss Merry Christmas pageant must live in or attend school in White County. A completed pageant application and release form must be turned in by October 25. In addition, a mandatory informational meeting will be held on October 25 at the Carmi City Council Chambers, located at 225 E Main Street in Carmi, at 4:30 pm.

For more information about the pageant, or to obtain a form, please visit or contact Emily Williams at (618) 384-0178.